Supreme Court refuses to allow blanket ban on fire cracker sale, manufacture
Updated : October 24, 2018 06:47 AM IST
It had asked Centre to suggest measures to be taken for curbing the pollution and what will be the effect of firecrackers on the public at large.
The apex court had on August 8 said a spike in PM 2.5 levels in the air is a severe problem as the particulate matter remains in people's lungs, leading to serious health implications.
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